The 8 Body Shape Happy day, my dear reader! Welcome to this third style school refresher about body shapes! If you missed the first two, you can read about the A Shape here, and the X Shape here. I'm not playing fair with the title today... It's a trick question! All shapes are great! And… Continue reading Is Your Shape Gr8?
Happy day, dear reader! One of the first things women often want to know first when I do a style consultation, is "What's my body shape?" Or they know their body shape, or think they do. Some women are remembering and dressing a body they used to have. They may not see that a weight… Continue reading What About Body Shape?
Hope your day is happy, dearest reader! We are now well into June, and my summer capsule is sorting itself out. If you've been reading any time at all, you'll know that I am a capsule wardrobe fan. For me. I don't push capsules on my clients, because capsules aren't for everyone. If you are… Continue reading Summer Capsule 2018
Happy day, dear reader! If you have been reading for any time now, you know that I Love Me a Dress! Some people are not dress people and would not be caught dead in one! I especially love them in the spring and summer. They are a great way to stay cool, and they transition well… Continue reading Dress Picks for Summer (2018)
So how does one put What Makes an Outfit Work (Part 1) into practice? Lots of trial and error, until it becomes second nature. Here's an example... Personality I have a pretty out-there personality. I am friendly, mostly direct, and not afraid to speak my mind. My style recipe is Mischievous Femi-Modern. I don't do girly… Continue reading What Makes an Outfit Work (Part 2)
Previously, I have talked about the different women’s body shapes, and how body shape has to do with your skeleton, and with the way your “meat” is attached to those bones. To determine body shape, we look at the shoulders and hips, and their relationship to each other. We also look at whether the waist… Continue reading 8 Body Shape
Before I start work with my clients, I ask them to fill out a questionnaire, to help me better understand them and find out with what they want help. One of the most frequent responses about a client's goals is to learn to dress his or her Body Shape. A Little History The "ideal" body… Continue reading What’s Shape Got to Do with It? (Apologies to Tina Turner…)